CGAS RISER Found Festival


What is RISER?

2022 Tickets & Details!

RISER Edmonton is a collaborative producing model for theatre and interdisciplinary artists to create and present new work. RISER Edmonton will support the development and production of four new Edmonton-based projects in the 2022 season.

RISER Edmonton connects senior leadership from the performing arts community with underserved artists to maximize existing infrastructures, share resources and risk, help build new audiences, and support a commitment to create and innovate. The 2022 Senior Partners for RISER Edmonton are Edmonton Fringe Theatre, Citadel Theatre, Catalyst Theatre, and Azimuth Theatre.

Applications for RISER 2023 are open until February 4, 2022.

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March 17, 2022

Job Posting: RISER Edmonton Associate Producer

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER – RISER EDMONTON Common Ground Arts Society (Common Ground) is seeking an artist and/or arts administrator for a temporary support position within the RISER Edmonton producing team. Contract Status: Temporary part-time (~150 hours) Term: April 4-June 30, 2022 Rate: $21/hour Posting Deadline: March… Read More
October 28, 2021

Announcing the 2022 RISER Edmonton Participants!

UPDATE JANUARY 18, 2022: For the safety of our team and the participants in RISER Edmonton, we have postponed the premieres of the RISER 2022 participants. Stay tuned in the coming weeks for an announcement about rescheduled live performances from these incredible artists. October 28, 2021: A bold new platform… Read More